December 18, 2013 – Now a household name and verb, Google has long been involved with our Open Invention Network community. In fact, Google became OIN’s first end-user licensee in 2007 and joined the original funding members — IBM, NEC, Philips, Red Hat, Sony & SUSE — in 2013. Toyota also came onboard as an additional funding member in 2016. All funding members have representatives who serve on OIN’s Board of Directors.

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